Mohamed Morsi's Presidential Decree Triggers Protest

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A stock market broker rests on his desk at the Egyptian Stock Market... News PhotoCairo,Crisis,Desk,Economy,Egypt,Finance,Finance and Economy,Horizontal,Middle East,Politics,Portrait,Resting,Stock Market and Exchange,TraderPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA stock market broker rests on his desk at the Egyptian Stock Market on November 25, 2012 in Cairo. Share prices on the Egypt Exchange declined almost 9.5 percent by midday today, after President Mohamed Morsi assumed sweeping powers that sparked clashes and polarised the country's politics. The main EGX-30 index shed 9.49 percent to reach 4,923.19 points, according to the Egyptian Exchange. AFP PHOTO / MAHMOUD KHALED (Photo credit should read MAHMOUD kHALED/AFP/Getty Images)